Advertisement


Drink Driving
News  /  Published 07.07.22

Kolkata police nab 130 drunken motorists driving on Tuesday night

More than 130 motorists were caught driving in a state of intoxication in the city during a check carried out by police on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. Night prosecutions are usually carried ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 04.04.22

Kolkata witnesses sharp rise in traffic prosecution cases

Pubs, bars, night clubs and dhabas were teeming with people and roads that once looked deserted after midnight were back to life with vehicles and pedestrians. A police officer at one of the checkpos...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 04.02.22

Drunken driver arrested near South City, traffic cops injured

A car being driven recklessly on Prince Anwar Shah Road in south Kolkata was asked to stop by police in front of Jadavpur police station on Wednesday night but the driver dodged the cops there and aga...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jadavpur

News  /  Published 29.01.22

Car rams into bus in Patuli, 1 killed, 4 injured

It was not clear till Friday evening if the driver had a valid licence because he was admitted to hospital and the cops could not interrogate him. The deceased was identified as Sirajul Sardar, 40, a...
By Our Special Correspondent in Patuli

News  /  Published 28.01.22

Kolkata police face mercy pleas from traffic rule violators for steep fines

Many cops on the roads said what looked like an ideal way to discipline motorists appeared difficult to execute. “He was possibly telling the truth about his new job and he might not have that ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

Advertisement

News  /  Published 25.01.22

Lack of breathalyser tests encourages many to drink and drive in Kolkata

A New Alipore resident had a few drinks in a hotel off EM Bypass on Saturday, left around 11.45pm and drove home in about an hour. He was not stopped anywhere in between, he told The Telegraph. Sever...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri, Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 25.01.22

Jadavpur hit-and-run offender’s driving licence ‘in Bangalore’

A Salt Lake court on Monday granted bail to Varsha Dugar, 29, who was at the wheel of a car that knocked down a 60-year-old woman who died later. Dugar has been charged with rash driving and causing ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 24.01.22

Kolkata police to prosecute all drunken drivers with strict vigilance

Many people lost their lives to reckless driving in the city. Some of the persons at the wheel involved in fatal accidents were drunk. Metro compiles a list of some of the car crashes in Calcutta in t...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 24.01.22

‘Drunken’ Bangalore start-up owner mows down father of two in Jadavpur

Banerjee has purportedly told cops that he earlier worked for a mobile phone manufacturing company in Bangalore and later initiated a start-up. He had plans to return to Bangalore next week. He has b...
By Our Bureau in Jadavpur

News  /  Published 24.01.22

Jadavpur hit-and-run offender Rahul Banerjee owns start-up in Bangalore

The Honda City that Banerjee was driving is registered in the name of a relative and had 27 traffic citation cases lodged against it in the recent past. The police said the fines for all the citation...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata


Advertisement

Download our latest App

to get update on the go...

Advertisement

Advertisement
 
Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.